AEROSPACE SERVICES

 

We provide design, tooling, manufacturing and testing services to the international aerospace industry. Our manufacturing highlights include serial production of:

  • Skins, Spars, Panels, Ribs and Shrouds for the Bombardier Global Executive Jet.
  • Access Panels and Strakes for the V2500 Engine.
  • Engine nacelle components for Airbus aircraft.
  • Development and production of a composite assembly for a new Airbus aircraft.

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CAPABILITIES & EQUIPMENT

 

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ÉireComposites maintains a separate aerospace-accredited manufacturing facility staffed by trained and qualified personnel. Core equipment includes a 2.5m diameter x 6m long autoclave and a 250m2 cleanroom.

The company also operates the following equipment:

  • 1.5m diameter x 3.0m long autoclave, 10 bar pressure, 400ºC.
  • 100 tonne double-daylight press, platen sizes 1.5 metre x 0.5 metre, 450ºC.
  • Infrared rapid heating system for press-forming of thermoplastic composites.
  • 80 tonne single-daylight press, platen sizes 1.0 metre x 1.0 metre, 200ºC.
  • Calibrated aerospace oven, 2.0m x 2.0m x 2.0m, 200ºC.
  • 0.6 metre diameter x 1.2 metre experimental autoclave, 20 bar pressure, 450ºC.
  • RTM machines – single and multi-part systems, pressure-pot system, up to 120ºC.
  • Refrigerated store – calibrated to aerospace standards.
  • Paint booth – calibrated to aerospace standards.
  • Grit blasting unit – calibrated to aerospace standards.
  • 1m2 Krautkramer Ultrasonic C-scan.

We have vast experience in carrying out R&D projects in the Aerospace sector. Take a look at our R&D page to find out more.